Hon. John Koeltl, Member, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY., is a former member of the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules.
Judge Koeltl was appointed United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York on August 11, 1994 and entered on duty on September 9, 1994. 1n February 1975 he became an Associate with Debevoise & Plimpton until January 1979 when he became a partner with the firm. He remained at Debevoise & Plimpton until his appointment to the bench in 1994. Judge Koeltl is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Law Institute, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the New York State Bar Association, the Bar Association of the Fifth Circuit, the American Society of International Law, and others and is an Adjunct Professor of Law at New York University School of Law.